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natural gas corporation executive

James William Carneal, American former natural gas corporation executive. City commissioner, Owensboro, 1964-1965, 1967-1969; member executive board Audubon council Boy Scouts American, since 1960; chairman, board directors Wendell Foster Center, since 1957; vice chairman board regents Murray State University, since 1975; chairman board trustees Murray State University Foundation, since 1988. Member of Owensboro Country, Campbell, Masons.

Background

Carneal, James William was born on September 22, 1918 in McCracken County, Kentucky, United States. Son of William Tell and Jeanette (Throgmorton) Carneal.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture and Education, Murray State University, 1940. Postgraduate, University Kentucky, 1948. Postgraduate, Columbia University, 1961.

Career

Teacher agriculture, Hodgenville (Kentucky) Board Education, 1947-1948; agriculture supervisor, VA, Louisville, 1948-1949; with, Texas Gas Transmission Corporation, Owensboro, Kentucky, 1949-1985; chief conservationist, Texas Gas Transmission Corporation, 1949-1953; manager company housing, Texas Gas Transmission Corporation, 1951-1953; assistant superintendent pipeline, Texas Gas Transmission Corporation, 1953-1955; industrial representative, Texas Gas Transmission Corporation, 1955-1956; assistant director sales and customer relations, Texas Gas Transmission Corporation, 1956-1958; director sales and customer relations, Texas Gas Transmission Corporation, 1958-1959; assistant to vice president, Texas Gas Transmission Corporation, 1959-1963; vice president, Texas Gas Transmission Corporation, 1963-1979; senior vice president public affairs, Texas Gas Transmission Corporation, 1979-1985.

Politics

The state should not attempt to control the church, nor should the church seek to dominate the state. The separation of church and state should not be misconstrued as the abolition of all religious expression from public life.

Views

All individuals should be sensitive to others by using appropriate language when referring to any person.

Membership

City commissioner, Owensboro, 1964-1965, 1967-1969. Member executive board Audubon council Boy Scouts American, since 1960. Chairman, board directors Wendell Foster Center, since 1957.

Vice chairman board regents Murray State University, since 1975. Chairman board trustees Murray State University Foundation, since 1988. Member of Owensboro Country, Campbell, Masons.

Connections

Married Mary Thrawley, June 22, 1956. Children– James William, Junior, Robert Eugene.

father:
William Tell Carneal

mother:
Jeanette (Throgmorton) Carneal

spouse:
Mary Thrawley

child:
James William Carneal

child:
Junior Carneal

child:
Robert Eugene Carneal